Commentary: Walking through change

Going back home is so much more than reuniting with my family – it’s  reuniting with the environment I grew up in.

Cruise ships return to the Great Lakes

After a two-year hiatus, Great Lakes cruise ships are back, and the industry is trying to prepare itself. Cruise companies will start expeditions in May and end them in October.

Michigan’s Sleeping Bear gets hot wake up call

The northwest part of Michigan’s lower peninsula has already warmed two degrees Celsius since pre-industrial times, double that in most of the rest of the country, according to an analysis of federal temperature data dating back to 1895.